This island is only accessible by boat. There are docks on the south, east, and north sides of Samsons Island for use by boaters. The City offers free boat transportation each Sunday, leaving at 1pm. It is requested that all passengers meet at the main dock at approximately 3pm for the return trip to the Satellite Beach Fire Department, located at 1390 South Patrick Drive, Satellite Beach. The boat trip is first come, first serve and there is a limit as to the number of boat passengers. Temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.
A permit is required if visitors are on the island after dusk.
The island park offers visitors outdoor activities such as bird watching, walking the park’s nature trails, and picnicking. Volunteers are always welcome, contact the Satellite Beach Recreation Department to find out how you can help.